Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Name Purpose
PHP session cookie PHPSESSID This cookie is essential for the functionality of the website; it is used to establish a user session and is deleted when you close your browser.
Load balancing cookie

AWSELB

Only valid for your current visit and is used by our load balancer to ensure your session is kept on the same server during your visit

Google translation language

googtrans

Valid for the user session this cookie remembers your chosen language between page loads
Cookie preference CookieControl This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on www.homefixscotland.co.uk. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.

 

For further information on how Google uses cookies, you can visit: How Google uses cookies – Privacy & Terms – Google

How do I change my cookie settings? 

You can change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking on the ‘C’ icon. You can then adjust the available sliders to ‘On’ or ‘Off’, then clicking ‘Save and close’. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.

Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.